Jane Lynch will interview Amy Poehler as part of the Live Talks Los Angeles discussion series, TheWrap has exclusively learned.
It’s not easy to be publicly fired. Just ask Kevin Newman, the “forgotten man” of “Good Morning America,” who says it took years for him to recover psychologically from his sudden firing from the show in 1999. You can be forgiven for not remembering Newman: His stint as a co-host (with Lisa McRee) on “GMA” […]
BY: David Bauder NEW YORK – ABC has selected Ben Sherwood, a former producer of ‘Good Morning America’ who left to write novels and start a website, as its news division president. He replaces David Westin, who announced earlier in the fall that he would be stepping down after 14 years. Sherwood takes over a […]
Outrage. I told you so. More liberal garbage. Big loss. Network news sucks. Fox rules! Those are the sentiments, or at least some of them, that users expressed following continued announcements and shake-ups within the TV news business: David Westin resigned as head of ABC News, CNN announced that former New York Governor Eliot Spitzer’s […]
BY: David Bauder NEW YORK – ABC News President David Westin, the longest-reigning network news division chief, with more than 13 tumultuous years on the job, told his staff Monday that he is resigning and will leave by the end of the year. Westin has presided over anchor changes at three of ABC’s top news […]
ABC announced Friday that ‘money honey’ Bianna Golodryga has been named co-anchor of the weekend edition of ‘Good Morning America.’ “Since coming to ABC News in July 2007, Bianna has distinguished the network with her reporting on the economy and recent financial crisis,” ABC News president David Westin said in a statement. She joins co-anchor […]
CNN’s star international reporter Christiane Amanpour had little time to enjoy news that she’ll be taking over ABC’s ‘This Week‘ with the Washington Post’s Tom Shales immediately pouncing on the network’s decision, ruthless in his critique of Amanpour. Shales writes that employees at ABC News are “in a state of internal revolt” over the selection […]
UPDATE: Christiane Amanpour has been offered the job to host ABC’s Sunday talker ‘This Week,’ according to Fishbowl DC. The CNN star says she is considering accepting. Men once ruled the news show roost. With Katie Couric at CBS and Diane Sawyer at ABC, however, women are rapidly gaining ground in the genre. And that […]